Spice up your life

The colonel’s eleven secret herbs and spices are one of life’s great mysteries.

A guy from the US reckons he’s cracked the culinary code – and he runs a website that provides all sorts of “secret recipes”… here’s his guesstimate of what’s in KFC chicken pieces box…

— 1 teaspoon ground oregano

— 1 teaspoon chili powder

— 1 teaspoon ground sage

— 1 teaspoon dried basil

— 1 teaspoon dried marjoram

— 1 teaspoon pepper

— 2 teaspoons salt

— 2 tablespoons paprika

— 1 teaspoon onion salt

— 1 teaspoon garlic powder

— 2 tablespoons Accent

2 thoughts on “Spice up your life”

  1. How much chicken is in a “chicken pieces box”? (I usually only get burgers from KFC).

    Because 1 teaspoon of chilli powder is quite a lot, unless it’s very mild.

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